This section contains 30 daily lessons. Each one has a specific objective and offers at least three (often more) ways to teach that objective. Lessons include classroom discussions, group and partner activities, in-class handouts, individual writing assignments, at least one homework assignment, class participation exercises and other ways to teach students about the text in a classroom setting. Use some or all of the suggestions provided to work with your students in the classroom and help them understand the text.
Objective: Introduction and Pages 1 through 34. In the book's first section, the reader meets Anton Hofmiller, the main character, a military lieutenant stationed in Austria. While his military career essentially was forced on him, he takes it seriously and feels it is important to bring honor to his regiment, his position and himself personally. He is also extremely concerned about how others see him and is careful to avoid...
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